Re: aptitude stuck "resolving dependencies..."
On Sat, 19 Mar 2011 10:04:47 -0700
Joe Riel <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> This morning I ran
> $ sudo aptitude update
> $ aptitude --simulate safe-upgrade
> Resolving dependencies...
> open: 16431; closed: 11272; defer: 105; conflict: 54
> At this point it kept churning; the number of open dependencies kept
> increasing. Because of this I haven't run a real upgrade.
> How do I determine what is happening and whether a real upgrade
> would run normally?
Found a similar question a bit earlier than mine.
The resolution is to do full-upgrade. Sorry
for the bother...